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Marriage ABCs

How does your marriage measure up?

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Know Your Marriage ABCs

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Check out our list of marriage ABCs to see how many you and your spouse are living out in your marriage.

 

A

Abandon Selfishness and Be Open to Change

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B

Bestow Praise on One Another

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C

Call Home if Running Late

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D

Dream Dreams Together

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E

Enjoy Learning New Discoveries About One Another

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F

Flowers Say Much

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G

Grins Can Be Life Giving in Your Marriage

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H

Hands are for Holding

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I

Invest Your Time, Talent and Treasure on Your Marriage Relationship

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J

Journey Together and Share Expectations

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K

Know How to Have Fun Together

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L

Love is a Decision

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M

Make Time for Being Alone Together

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N

Negativity is Death Dealing in Any Relationship

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O

Obliterate Jumping to Conclusions

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P

Plan for Passion

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Q

Quit Quarrelling Constantly -- If the issue is over 48 hours old, let it go!

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R

Remember Special Days, e.g. Anniversaries

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S

Share Feelings on a Daily Basis

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T

Take Lots of Pictures and Create Great Memories

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U

Unity Creates Joy

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V

Vacations are Not Luxuries - Make Time to Re-Create

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W

Write Love Letters to One Another

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X

Xmas is a Time for Building Traditions, Not for Creating Tension

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Y

Yearn for a Great Marriage, Not Just a Good One, By Supporting One Another

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Z

Zestfulness Breeds Excitement

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